Welcome

Dear Pennsylvania Skyward User:

The Skyward 2017 Keystone State User Group Conference will take place on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 from 11:30 AM until 5:00 PM and Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 7:20 AM until 4:00 PM at the Holiday Inn Hershey-Grantville. A block of rooms is being held at the rate of $121 per night, plus tax. To make reservation, please follow this link or call (717) 469-1554 and use the group discount code “KSS”. The conference is designed for all users of Skyward software products to have an opportunity to receive a variety of training opportunities over one and a half days at a low cost.

  • New sessions with tracks for beginners and advanced users
  • Now serving water, coffee and soft drinks during all session times
  • Additional Best Practices, Common Mistakes or Gotchas training sessions
  • Bring Your Own Device to participate workshops
  • Opportunity to continue networking with peers!!!

The agenda, which is summarized below, is highlighted by 70 sessions over the two days in which Skyward staff will provide insight, updates, and answers to your questions, allowing you and your staff to utilize the software more effectively and efficiently. The registration cost per participant (which includes a hot lunch on Wednesday and a continental breakfast and hot lunch on Thursday) is $125 for both days, Wednesday only is $80 and Thursday only is $100 if payment is received prior to March 24, 2017. Registration cost per participant is $150 for both days, Wednesday only is $100 and Thursday only is $125 if payment is sent after March 24, 2017.

THE MEETING AGENDA

Wednesday, April 19th

  • 11:30 – 1:00     Registration & Time with Vendors
  • 12:00 – 1:00    Lunch
  • 1:10 – 2:00       Session 1
  • 2:10 – 3:00       Session 2
  • 3:10 – 4:00       Session 3
  • 4:10 – 5:00       Session 4

Thursday, April 20th

  • 7:20 – 8:10         Registration & Continental Breakfast
  • 8:10 – 8:50         Opening Session (Majestic Ballroom)
  • 9:00 – 9:50         Session 1
  • 10:00 – 10:50   Session 2
  • 11:00 – 11:50   Session 3
  • 12:00 – 1:00       Lunch
  • 1:10 – 2:00          Session 4
  • 2:10 – 3:00          Session 5
  • 3:10 – 4:00          Session 6

The registration form, detailed meeting agenda with session descriptions, vendor details and hotel website link are available on the Keystone User Group website at www.paskyward.org. You do not need a username or password to enter the site.

Looking forward to seeing you at the conference on April 19th and 20th. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with your peers from other Skyward schools and Skyward product specialists.

 

Michelle Lauffer
President
Keystone State Skyward User Group


All checks should be made payable to Keystone State Skyward Users Group

c/o Lynn Schoppaul
Gettysburg Area School District
900 Biglerville Rd
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Payment Received by March 24, 2017
Wednesday, April 19th – $80
Thursday, April 20th – $100
Both Days – $125

Payment Received after March 24, 2017
Wednesday, April 19th – $100
Thursday, April 20th – $125
Both Days – $150